Majors in Finance and Legal Studies

  • A finance professor helps a student in the financial trading lab

    SIMULATED TRADING LAB:  Modeled on actual financial market trading floors, this “mock” trading group experience brings you as close as possible to real-time experience. Access to Bloomberg financial data gives you a window into the stimulating arena of moving money.

    Impact the Global Economy with Your Money Management Skills

    With a degree from IUP in finance, you can pursue a career path that leads to influence in corporate and personal financial management. Wall Street institutions and other investment firms will welcome your skills, as will the banking and insurance industries. You will hone your analytic ability and gain a sound sense of how money works, thus laying a solid foundation for lifelong professional fulfillment.

    BS in Finance

    • Pursue excellence in a large, influential career arena that includes corporate and personal financial management, global banking, insurance, and government entities such as the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Treasury.
    • Master analytic and technical skills that prepare you for success in an expansive, essential service industry with global implications.
    • Achieve higher educational goals by pursuing degrees in law, taxation, or business administration. An academic career is also possible.

    Minor in Finance

    • Take advantage of the exclusive opportunity for business majors who are enrolled in the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology program.
    • Strengthen your resume with coursework in finance.

    Pre-Law Interdisciplinary Minor

    • Successful lawyers have excellent skills in writing and speaking and can analyze a problem and explain its solution in clear logical terms.
    • This minor also provide students with the prerequisite skills for law school.